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The girl who fell to Earth : a memoir

Author: Sophia Al-Maria
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An award-winning young filmmaker and writer's funny and wry coming-of-age memoir about growing up in between the American and Arab cultures.
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Genre/Form: Autobiography
Biography
Named Person: Sophia Al-Maria; Sophia Al-Maria; Sophia Al-Maria; Sophia Al-Maria
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sophia Al-Maria
ISBN: 9780061999758 006199975X
OCLC Number: 814018400
Language Note: Text in English; chapter titles in English and Arabic.
Description: 271 pages : map ; 21 cm
Contents: Prologue: Oh Eye, Oh Night. 1) Lambda Leonis: The Glance --
2) Xi Ursae Majoris: The First Leap --
3) Gamma Geminorum: The Shining One --
4) Eta Eridani: The Hatching Place --
5) Beta Persei: The Ghoul --
6) Beta Cephei: The Flock --
7) Omicron Eridani: The Broken Eggshells --
8) Delta Arietis: The Little Belly --
9) Gamma Andromedae: Hug the Ground --
10) Epsilon Orionis: The String of Pearls --
11) Epsilon Bootis: The Loincloth --
12) Beta Columbae Columba: The Weight --
13) Eta Ursae Majoris: Daughters of the Bier --
14) Upsilon Scorpii: The Sting --
15) Mu Draconis: The Dancer --
16) Eta Bootis: The Solitary One --
17) Lambda Ursae Majoris: The Second Leap --
18) Epsilon Canis Majoris: The Virgins --
19) Delta Virgins: The Howler --
20) Eta Canis Majoris: The Maidenhead --
21) Delta Geminorum: Middle of the Sky --
Acknowledgements --
Glossary.
Responsibility: by Sophia al-Maria.

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An award-winning young filmmaker and writer's funny and wry coming-of-age memoir about growing up in between the American and Arab cultures.

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